Most Recent Content from: Jackie Marchildon

  • Article: Elton John and President Macron Just Called on the World to Raise $14B to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria
    Health

    Elton John and President Macron Just Called on the World to Raise $14B to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 24, 2019

    Macron presented the artist with the Légion d’honneur for his commitment to the fight against HIV. Read more

  • Article: Animals May Be Spreading Superbugs Around Developing Countries
    Health

    Animals May Be Spreading Superbugs Around Developing Countries

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|June 21, 2019

    Superbugs kill 700,000 people per year — but that number could reach 10 million by 2050. Read more

  • Article: Japan Is Giving 1.3 Million Vaccines to Children in Developing Countries
    Health

    Japan Is Giving 1.3 Million Vaccines to Children in Developing Countries

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 21, 2019

    Tokyo will commit about $4 billion for the vaccines and to tackle AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria. Read more

  • Article: Canada Resettled More Refugees in 2018 Than Any Other Country: Report
    Citizenship

    Canada Resettled More Refugees in 2018 Than Any Other Country: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 20, 2019

    There were about 1.4 million refugees seeking resettlement in 2018. Read more

  • Article: This Pioneering Nurse Tells the Story of Opening the United States’ First AIDS Ward in San Francisco
    PartnerHealth

    This Pioneering Nurse Tells the Story of Opening the United States’ First AIDS Ward in San Francisco

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 13, 2019|Johnson & Johnson

    Global Citizen spoke to former nurse Alison Moed Paolercio about her experience on Ward 5B. Read more

  • Article: This Farming Project Is Helping Yazidi Refugees Resettle in Canada
    Food & Hunger

    This Farming Project Is Helping Yazidi Refugees Resettle in Canada

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 11, 2019

    The project is part of an initiative called Operation Ezra. Read more

  • Article: This Grocery Store Made Embarrassing Plastic Bags to Remind Customers to Bring Their Own
    Environment

    This Grocery Store Made Embarrassing Plastic Bags to Remind Customers to Bring Their Own

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|June 10, 2019

    The bags say things like, “Into the Weird Adult Video Emporium.” Read more

  • Article: Canada Is Banning Single-Use Plastics as Early as 2021
    Environment

    Canada Is Banning Single-Use Plastics as Early as 2021

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 10, 2019

    Less than 10% of plastic used in Canada gets recycled. Read more